Current Job Opportunities


Current Openings


With over 1000 uniform and civilian members, the Waterloo Regional Police Service proudly serves a population of over 575,000 residents in one of the fastest growing areas of Ontario. The WRPS is committed to a leadership role in crime prevention and law enforcement in a community partnership to improve safety and the quality of life for all people. Police and civilian positions offer a wide variety of career opportunities along with competitive salaries and benefit packages.

Civilian Positions

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Waterloo Regional Police Service. Currently, we are recruiting for the following opportunity:

 Switchboard Operator (Part-time)

As a member of the Communications Branch, the Switchboard Operator will manage calls to the Waterloo Regional Police Service through the operation of the switchboard.


Part-time Switchboard Operator

(Up to 30 hours per week)



  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent
  • Knowledge of switchboard operations and customer service practices, proficient skills in keyboarding, data entry, and standardized filing, normally acquired through previous on-the-job training and experience
  • Ability to respond to phone calls using multi-line telephones, and the ability to use the emergency backup phone system in the case of a service outage
  • Ability to operate standards office equipment
  • Proficient in the operation of a personal computer and data entry
  • Communication and customer service skills utilizing tact and diplomacy to quickly build rapport with callers who may be highly emotional and distressed
  • Ability to meet police security clearance requirements and to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to participate as an effective team member and to support and project values compatible with the organization


Why join WRPS? 

  • Ongoing professional development
  • Excellent benefits and pension
  • Dynamic, exciting work environment
  • Strong, supportive leadership
  • Employee fitness and wellness programs
  • Hourly rate: $24.98


Please submit a resume indicating the position title by  Friday, May 25th, 2018 at 3p.m. to:



Mail:      Human Resources Branch, Waterloo Regional Police Service

             200 Maple Grove Road, Cambridge, Ontario N3H 5M1

Fax:      519-650-8587


If you require accommodation in completing the application process, or with any portion of the application process or interview, please email the WRPS at


Diversity through inclusion – we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


We thank all applicants; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.


Constable Positions

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Waterloo Regional Police Service.  We are currently processing applications for the position of Police Constable. Please check our website for further status updates.   

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